Music Ministry Opportunities

 

Click HERE for a list of our upcoming performers/groups. We would love for you to join us!

Sanctuary Choir is a mixed choir that provides musical leadership for the 9:30 a.m. Sounds of Grace worship on Sunday mornings throughout the season. Additionally the Sanctuary Choir presents works with professional orchestra and soloists for Christmas and Holy Week each year. Each Summer the music department of the church presents its POPS concerts, which feature the choirs, soloists, ensembles and band. Members of the Sanctuary Choir frequently participate in choral festivals and have toured Europe, Canada and many parts of the U.S. performing music and spreading the good news. This is a non-audition group and music reading is not a requirement, all we ask is that you bring a good heart, a good ear and a willingness to learn. Rehearsal are on Thursday nights from 7:00-9:00 p.m. in the Choir Room, September through June.  For more information, contact korrie.yamaoka@fumccv.org.
 

The Cherub Choir is the youngest musical group of our church and is open to kindergarten – 2nd graders, free of charge, regardless of church affiliation.  Preschoolers are welcome to join in the second semester of the school year (January enrollment season).  Led by Traci Schuck, the Cherubs sing in worship approximately once a month and present music at special events including Christmas, Easter and POPS. This group focuses on an introduction to church music and singing praise. Rehearsals are on Wednesday evenings from 6:30 – 7:15 pm in the Chapel.  For more information, contact korrie.yamaoka@fumccv.org.

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cherub choir

The Sisters in Song is a women’s ensemble that is dedicated to a broad spectrum of musical styles and periods. This group is an outreach of the church and frequently performs at denominational conferences, concerts and other outreach events in addition to worship at the church. Repertoire includes music from the middle ages, classical standards for women’s voices, modern choral compositions and even jazz and secular music. The Sisters in Song is open to advanced singers from the community, for more information about the group and membership, please contact korrie.yamaoka@fumccv.org.

Voices in Praise is a choir for Children grades 3rd – 6th which provides kids with the opportunity to learn the fundamentals of music while praising God through some of the finest (and funnest!) choral music available.  This group sings in worship once a month and presents to fully staged musicals during the year.  Rehearsals are on Wednesday evenings from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. and are paired with other Wednesday Night Special (WNS) classes.  For more info, contact korrie.yamaoka@fumccv.org.
 
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The Crossing Band leads worship for The Crossing, a gathering of 20 and 30 somethings seeking a deeper relationship with our Creator and ways that we can live that out in the world. Led by Jason Yamaoka, the band covers a broad range of today’s musical styles including music by Gungor, the Brilliance, Audrey Assad, Crowder and Switchfoot. The band is constantly on the look out for singers and instrumentalists who are versatile and passionate about music.  For more info, contact  jason.yamaoka@fumccv.org.

The Celebration Handbells are a diverse group of musicians that play together in worship approximately once a month. This group is led by Jo Anne Hammond and rehearses on Tuesdays at 6 pm in the Choir Room.